Dan Chmielewski

Happy Bastille Day!

Conservatives, it seems, still hate France.  Remember the “John Kerry looks French: insult a Bush campaign official saids about the Massachusetts Senator?  A good conservative pal of mine once suggested we send the Statute of Liberty back because “it came from France.”

New Yorker Cover offends Obama Camp

The cover of the latest New Yorker Magazine depicts him in Muslim/Arabic attire and his wife as a gun toting terrorist.  The Obama camp is calling the cover bad taste.  Its really a hat tip to the morons who run Fox News who have suggested a number of times Obama is Muslim and that he…

Mickadeit’s Fact Checker

I’m grumpy this morning. Blame it on getting three hours sleep and a six hour flight delay from Dulles last night and that fact I had to dive into the recycling bin to grab Frank Mickadeit’s column from last Friday. If you want a clearcut example of media bias, I’d challenge you to find anything…

San Francisco Voters Should Just Say Yes

And vote to name their new sewage treatment plant after President George W. Bush. As this story from a UK newspaper details.This has me thinking. What county wide projects, roads, bridges and intersections should be named after Orange County officials? The Mike Carona Orange Crush? The Mike Schroeder Lemon Grove.

Fox News Hates Michelle Obama

Man, I feel like my car is in the shop and the mechanic keeps telling me “it’ll be ready soon.” So many good posts to write and we’re still in a bit of downtime. Here’s a note from Robert Greenwald of Brave New Films: You’re not going to believe what FOX is up to now-we…